Helpful Features in Twitter, Facebook, Google+, and LinkedIn [Infographic]

Hiddent features for Twitter, Facebook, Google+, and LinkedIn

If you’ve been using social media for several years, you’ve seen multiple new features added to Twitter, Facebook, Google+, and LinkedIn.

I remember my excitement the first time I could include a link in a Twitter direct message. What a useful feature! It meant I could quickly share a resource privately. Continue reading Helpful Features in Twitter, Facebook, Google+, and LinkedIn [Infographic]

Refresh Detroit: D​r. Startup, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Biz

LivWel

Join the Refresh Detroit group on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 when we host the people creating LivWel, the grand prize winner of the 2014-15 Innovation in Action: Solutions to Public Health Challenges competition. Continue reading Refresh Detroit: D​r. Startup, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Biz

Photo of the Week: Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the ADA in Detroit

ADA floor mural created by participants at celebration

Today marks the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in 1980. Signed by President George H.W. Bush, the law brought civil rights and protections to not only people with disabilities, but everyone, in the workplace, schools, and communities.

Last week, I had the opportunity to see the ADA Legacy Tour, a cross-country interactive exhibit promoting disability rights as civil rights, when it stopped in Detroit’s Eastern Market. Continue reading Photo of the Week: Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the ADA in Detroit

How to Disable Video Autoplay in Twitter for Desktop Browser, Android, and iOS

Twitter content settings screen to disable video autoplay

Are videos autoplaying in your Twitter timeline driving you crazy? I know they’re too much for me. Continue reading How to Disable Video Autoplay in Twitter for Desktop Browser, Android, and iOS

Weekly Roundup of Web Design and Development Resources: July 24, 2015

Lois B. Small and Gladys B. Hamilton Labyrinth Garden

In this week’s roundup of web design and development resources, you’ll learn three things your app needs to keep new users, find out about the new Teaching Accessibility initiative, discover five things you might not know about Jetpack, and more.

If you’re new to my blog, each Friday I publish a post with my favorite resources for user experience, accessibility, WordPress, CSS, and HTML I’ve read in the past week. Continue reading Weekly Roundup of Web Design and Development Resources: July 24, 2015